S Nag

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Controversies and new developments in gynecologic brachytherapy: image-based intracavitary brachytherapy for cervical carcinoma
    Subir Nag
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 16:164-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative planning and evaluation of permanent prostate brachytherapy: report of the American Brachytherapy Society
    S Nag
    Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:1422-30. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for low-dose-rate brachytherapy for carcinoma of the cervix
    Subir Nag
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 52:33-48. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for reporting morbidity after prostate brachytherapy
    Subir Nag
    American Brachytherapy Society, Oakbrook, IL, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 54:462-70. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Interstitial brachytherapy for salvage treatment of vaginal recurrences in previously unirradiated endometrial cancer patients
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, Ohio State University, 300 W Tenth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 54:1153-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for brachytherapy of uveal melanomas
    Subir Nag
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:544-55. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-term morbidity in children treated with fractionated high-dose-rate brachytherapy for soft tissue sarcomas
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, The Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, The Ohio State University Hospitals, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:448-52. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Inter-society standards for the performance of brachytherapy: a joint report from ABS, ACMP and ACRO
    Subir Nag
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital, The Ohio State University, 300 W 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 48:1-17. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative high-dose-rate brachytherapy for paranasal sinus tumors
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:155-60. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative high-dose-rate brachytherapy
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Ohio State University, 300 West Tenth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 12:1079-97. 2003

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint Controversies and new developments in gynecologic brachytherapy: image-based intracavitary brachytherapy for cervical carcinoma
    Subir Nag
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 16:164-7. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative planning and evaluation of permanent prostate brachytherapy: report of the American Brachytherapy Society
    S Nag
    Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:1422-30. 2001
    ..The goal of the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) project was to assess the current intraoperative planning process and explore the potential for improvement in intraoperative treatment planning (ITP)...
  3. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for low-dose-rate brachytherapy for carcinoma of the cervix
    Subir Nag
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 52:33-48. 2002
    ..This report presents guidelines for using low-dose-rate (LDR) brachytherapy in the management of patients with cervical cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for reporting morbidity after prostate brachytherapy
    Subir Nag
    American Brachytherapy Society, Oakbrook, IL, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 54:462-70. 2002
    ..To standardize the reporting of brachytherapy-related prostate morbidity to guide ongoing clinical practice and future investigations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interstitial brachytherapy for salvage treatment of vaginal recurrences in previously unirradiated endometrial cancer patients
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, Ohio State University, 300 W Tenth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 54:1153-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate whether interstitial brachytherapy can effectively salvage vaginal recurrence from endometrial carcinoma...
  6. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for brachytherapy of uveal melanomas
    Subir Nag
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:544-55. 2003
    ..This article presents the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) guidelines for the use of brachytherapy for patients with choroidal melanomas...
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-term morbidity in children treated with fractionated high-dose-rate brachytherapy for soft tissue sarcomas
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, The Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, The Ohio State University Hospitals, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:448-52. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the long-term local control, disease-free survival, and morbidity of fractionated high-dose-rate brachytherapy (F-HDR) in infants and children with soft tissue sarcomas...
  8. ncbi request reprint Inter-society standards for the performance of brachytherapy: a joint report from ABS, ACMP and ACRO
    Subir Nag
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital, The Ohio State University, 300 W 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 48:1-17. 2003
    ..The proliferation of various brachytherapy modalities for different anatomical sites necessitates the creation of standards for brachytherapy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative high-dose-rate brachytherapy for paranasal sinus tumors
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:155-60. 2004
    ..We, therefore, explored the role of intraoperative high-dose-rate brachytherapy (IOHDR) as a boost to EBRT in primary tumors or as sole adjuvant treatment in recurrent disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative high-dose-rate brachytherapy
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Ohio State University, 300 West Tenth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 12:1079-97. 2003
    ..Finally, the best results of IOHDR are obtained when used as a conformal boost to the tumor bed after resection in conjunction with supplementary EBRT...
  11. ncbi request reprint Brachytherapy for pediatric tumors
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Brachytherapy 2:131-8. 2003
    ..The use of brachytherapy is an attractive alternative because brachytherapy irradiates small volumes and can thus potentially minimize complications...
  12. ncbi request reprint High dose rate brachytherapy: its clinical applications and treatment guidelines
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, 300 West Tenth Avenue, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Technol Cancer Res Treat 3:269-87. 2004
    ..The development of well-controlled randomized trials addressing issues of efficacy, toxicity, quality of life, and costs-versus-benefits will ultimately define the role of HDR brachytherapy in the therapeutic armamentarium...
  13. ncbi request reprint Proposed guidelines for image-based intracavitary brachytherapy for cervical carcinoma: report from Image-Guided Brachytherapy Working Group
    Subir Nag
    Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 60:1160-72. 2004
    ..To present issues to be considered in, and make proposals for, image-based brachytherapy for cervical cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative single fraction high-dose-rate brachytherapy for head and neck cancers
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, The Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Brachytherapy 4:217-23. 2005
    ..To report on the use of single fraction high-dose-rate brachytherapy in delivering localized intraoperative radiation therapy to sites in the head and neck region inaccessible to intraoperative electron beam radiotherapy (IOERT)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Use of gold seeds as tumor bed markers
    Subir Nag
    Department of Radiation Medicine, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Surg Oncol 92:147-8. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients of intrahepatic malignancies treated with iodine-125 brachytherapy
    Subir Nag
    Department of Radiation Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 64:736-44. 2006
    ..We investigated the role of intraoperative iodine-125 (125I) brachytherapy as a treatment option for unresectable primary and metastatic liver tumors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative high-dose-rate brachytherapy for the treatment of pediatric tumors: the Ohio State University experience
    S Nag
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 51:729-35. 2001
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for high-dose-rate brachytherapy for head-and-neck carcinoma
    S Nag
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 50:1190-8. 2001
    ..To develop recommendations for use of high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy in patients with head-and-neck cancer...
  19. ncbi request reprint New frontiers in brachytherapy
    S Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 9:489-502, viii-ix. 2000
    ..The need for surgical exposure and its associated trauma has been overcome by using percutaneous, image-guided brachytherapy techniques. Use of brachytherapy to treat prostate and intravascular sites can be expected to increase...
  20. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for high-dose-rate brachytherapy for carcinoma of the cervix
    S Nag
    Arthur C James Cancer Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 48:201-11. 2000
    ..This report presents guidelines for using high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy in the management of patients with cervical cancer, taking into consideration the current availability of resources in most institutions...
  21. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for permanent prostate brachytherapy postimplant dosimetric analysis
    S Nag
    Clinical Research Committee, The American Brachytherapy Society, Oak Brook, IL, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 46:221-30. 2000
    ..The purpose of this report is to establish guidelines for postimplant dosimetric analysis of permanent prostate brachytherapy...
  22. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for high-dose-rate brachytherapy for carcinoma of the endometrium
    S Nag
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 48:779-90. 2000
    ..To develop recommendations for use of high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy in patients with endometrial cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Innovation in the management of soft tissue sarcomas in infants and young children: high-dose-rate brachytherapy
    S Nag
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Clin Oncol 15:3075-84. 1997
    ..Fractionated high-dose-rate brachytherapy (HDR) was used to deliver adequate tumoricidal radiation while preserving bone and organ growth in children...
  24. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative electron beam radiotherapy in recurrent colorectal carcinoma
    S Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Surg Oncol 72:66-71. 1999
    ..The installation of a dedicated linear accelerator in a shielded operating room in 1992 allowed us to start a feasibility study of intraoperative electron beam radiation therapy (IOERT) in colorectal carcinoma...
  25. ncbi request reprint Brachytherapy for the interventional cardiologist and vascular surgeon
    S Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Cardiovasc Radiat Med 1:160-8. 1999
    ..Because the intended audience is the interventional cardiologist, the details of physics, radiobiology, and radiation jargon has been kept at a minimum...
  26. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society recommendations for brachytherapy of soft tissue sarcomas
    S Nag
    Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 49:1033-43. 2001
    ..This report presents the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) guidelines for the use of brachytherapy for patients with soft tissue sarcoma...
  27. ncbi request reprint American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) recommendations for transperineal permanent brachytherapy of prostate cancer
    S Nag
    Prostate Brachytherapy Quality Assurance Group, Clinical Research Committee, American Brachytherapy Society, Reston, VA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 44:789-99. 1999
    ..To develop and disseminate the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) recommendations for the clinical quality assurance and guidelines of permanent transperineal prostate brachytherapy with 125I or 103Pd...
  28. ncbi request reprint Radioimmunoguided-intraoperative radiation therapy in colorectal carcinoma: a new technique to precisely define the clinical target volume
    S Nag
    Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbus, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 44:133-7. 1999
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint The American brachytherapy society survey of brachytherapy practice for carcinoma of the cervix in the United States
    S Nag
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 43210, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 73:111-8. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to survey the brachytherapy practice for cervical cancer in the United States...
  30. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative electron beam radiotherapy for previously irradiated advanced head and neck malignancies
    S Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 42:1085-9. 1998
    ..This is a retrospective review to evaluate the role of surgery and intraoperative electron beam radiotherapy (IOERT) in the treatment of patients with previously irradiated advanced head and neck cancers...
  31. ncbi request reprint The American Brachytherapy Society perspective on intravascular brachytherapy
    S Nag
    Clinical Research Committee, The American Brachytherapy Society, Oak Brook, Illinois, USA
    Cardiovasc Radiat Med 1:8-19. 1999
    ..Recent clinical studies indicate that intravascular brachytherapy (IVB) can reduce the rate of restenosis substantially after angioplasty procedures. However, no clinical guidelines exist for optimal therapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint A simple method of obtaining equivalent doses for use in HDR brachytherapy
    S Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 46:507-13. 2000
    ..The program should take into account the normal tissue sparing effect of brachytherapy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up on an intensified treatment regimen for advanced resectable head and neck squamous cell carcinomas
    J C Grecula
    Division of Radiation Oncology, 090 James Cancer Hospital, 300 W 10th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cancer Invest 19:127-36. 2001
    ..Overall compliance (73%), local control at primary site (97%), and regional nodal control (95%) were excellent. The rate of distant metastasis was 19%. Absolute survival at 48 months was 45.9%...
  34. ncbi request reprint A real-time image-guided intraoperative high-dose-rate brachytherapy system
    Shidong Li
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Brachytherapy 2:5-16. 2003
    ..To develop a real-time, image-guided intraoperative high-dose-rate brachytherapy system...
  35. ncbi request reprint Comparison of real-time intraoperative ultrasound-based dosimetry with postoperative computed tomography-based dosimetry for prostate brachytherapy
    Subir Nag
    Department of Radiation Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:311-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate whether real-time intraoperative ultrasound (US)-based dosimetry can replace conventional postoperative computed tomography (CT)-based dosimetry in prostate brachytherapy...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effects of seed migration on post-implant dosimetry of prostate brachytherapy
    M Gao
    Department of Radiation Medicine, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Richard J Solove Research Institute, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Med Phys 34:471-80. 2007
    ..Quantitative knowledge of these effects is helpful in treatment planning and post-implant evaluation...
  37. ncbi request reprint Alternative techniques of intraoperative radiotherapy
    R J Ellis
    University Hospitals of Cleveland, Department of Radiation Oncology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Eur J Surg Oncol 26:S25-7. 2000
    ..The article reviews current techniques for the delivery of intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effect of edema, relative biological effectiveness, and dose heterogeneity on prostate brachytherapy
    Jian Z Wang
    Department of Radiation Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Med Phys 33:1025-32. 2006
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  39. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for implementation of high dose rate 192Ir brachytherapy in developing countries by the Advisory Group of International Atomic Energy Agency
    Subir Nag
    Ohio State University, 300 W Tenth Avenue, Columbus 43210, USA
    Radiother Oncol 64:297-308. 2002
    ..To provide recommendations for the implementation of high dose rate (HDR) 192Ir brachytherapy technology in developing countries...
  40. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative electron beam treatment for pediatric malignancies: The Ohio State University experience
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Arthur G James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, The Ohio State University Hospitals, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Med Pediatr Oncol 40:360-6. 2003
    ..To report the result of intraoperative electron beam radiation therapy (IOERT) in patients with extensive pediatric tumors...
  41. doi request reprint Information seeking and satisfaction with physician-patient communication among prostate cancer survivors
    Donald J Cegala
    School of Communication, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Health Commun 23:62-9. 2008
    ..These and other results are discussed with respect to future research on prostate cancer patients' information needs and uses of such information...
  42. ncbi request reprint Brachytherapy in the treatment of breast cancer
    S Nag
    James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 15:195-202, 205; discussion 205-7. 2001
    ..Practitioners and cooperative groups are encouraged to use these guidelines to formulate treatment and dose-reporting policies, but responsibility for medical decisions ultimately rests with the treating radiation oncologist...
  43. ncbi request reprint Custom-made "Nag" eye plaques for 125I brachytherapy
    Subir Nag
    Division of Radiation Oncology, The Ohio State University Medical Center and The Arthur James Cancer Hospital, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:1373-80. 2003
    ..To report our experience in treating medium-size ocular melanomas with custom-made "Nag" eye plaques...
  44. ncbi request reprint An Internet-ready database for prospective randomized clinical trials of high-dose-rate brachytherapy for adenocarcinoma of the prostate
    Phillip M Devlin
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:104-15. 2002
    ..To demonstrate a new interactive Internet-ready database for prospective clinical trials in high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy for prostate cancer...
  45. ncbi request reprint Accelerated partial breast irradiation: an updated report from the American Brachytherapy Society
    Douglas W Arthur
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Richmond 23298 0058, USA
    Brachytherapy 2:124-30. 2003
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Randomized prospective study comparing high-dose-rate intraluminal brachytherapy (HDRILBT) alone with HDRILBT and external beam radiotherapy in the palliation of advanced esophageal cancer
    Ranjan Sur
    Radiation Oncology Division, Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario L8V 5C2, Canada
    Brachytherapy 3:191-5. 2004
    ..This study examines if the addition of EBRT would further improve the outcome by improving DFS in AEC...
  47. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for radioembolization of hepatic malignancies using yttrium-90 microsphere brachytherapy: a consensus panel report from the radioembolization brachytherapy oncology consortium
    Andrew Kennedy
    Wake Radiology Oncology, Cary, NC, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:13-23. 2007
    ..To standardize the indications, techniques, multimodality treatment approaches, and dosimetry to be used for yttrium-90 (Y90) microsphere hepatic brachytherapy...
  48. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized trial of HDR brachytherapy as a sole modality in palliation of advanced esophageal carcinoma--an International Atomic Energy Agency study
    Ranjan K Sur
    University of the Witwatersrand, Box 4280, Cresta 2118, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 53:127-33. 2002
    ..A multicenter, prospective randomized study was therefore conducted under the auspices of the International Atomic Energy Agency to evaluate two HDR regimens...
  49. ncbi request reprint Uterine cancers
    Benjamin E Greer
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 4:438-62. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Accelerated partial breast irradiation: an updated report from the American Brachytherapy Society
    Douglas W Arthur
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Richmond 23298 0058, USA
    Brachytherapy 1:184-90. 2002
    ....